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Ted Lilly Looks to Give Chicago Cubs Series Win and Division Lead

Published by on April 19, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

After losing the first game in the four game series to the St. Louis Cardinals, the Cubs will try to win the series on Sunday Night Baseball.

For the victory, the Cubs turn to the left arm of Ted Lilly, who will go for his third victory in as many starts. The Cardinals will send former Cubs prospect Todd Wellemeyer to the bump.

Wellemeyer is 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA and seven strikeouts in 12 innings of work. Lilly is 2-0 with a 3.86 ERA and 11 strikeouts in 11.2 innings. He flirted with a no-hitter against the Rockies in his last start.

So far in this series, the story has been the bullpen for both teams. Whichever team can get to the bullpen first will have the advantage.

For the Cubs, clutc...

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